5 Drummerszone artists - Toto Poznantek

Toto Poznantek
Belgium, France
At the age of 6, Toto Poznantek began to tap on a shoe box. 2 years later, he had his first drum lessons with a teacher. Then mToto's father registered him in an academy of music to study drums and percussion.

At the age of 13 Toto Poznantek played in his first group and was the youngest drummer in Belgium. He returned at the age of 16 to the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and received a 1st prize in drum kit and percussion and a second prize in music theory.

Toto Poznantek played in Belgium with many French and Dutch speaking artists. 10 years ago, he left Belgium and settled in Paris.

After a very difficult period, Toto Poznantek was engaged as a drummer by the Bouglione Circus and had a very good experience. After 1 year he joined Gilbert Bcaud's band and stayed for 3 years.

Since that time Toto Poznantek has played with: Herv Villar, Christophe, Leforestier Aznavour, France Gall, Dany Brillant, Sardou, Patricia Kaas, Zazie, F. Hardy, Nicoletta, Maurane, Daran, Adamo, Frederic Franois, Bruel, Julianne Deville, Pauline, Helmut Lotti, Boogie Boy, Jean Bosco Safari, Sophie, Paul Michiels, etc.

International artists Toto Poznantek has worked with include: James Brown, Ray Charles, BB King, Umberto Tozzi, Zucchero, Eros, Bonnie M, Gibson Brothers, Ottawan, Tom Jones, Patrick Hernandes, Georges Mc Craie, Imagination, The Smart Group, Roch Voisine, Tina Arena, the singer of Simple Mind, Toots Thielemans, Bonnie Taylor, Gloria Gaynor, the musicians of Neil Young, Percy Sledge, Enrique Iglesias, Gloria Estefan, John Miles, Lucky Peterson, The Exclusives Strings, etc.